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Targeting co-infection during chemotherapy: A novel antimicrobial therapy

All GTAs offer a gross salary of £3,659.52 per annum (2018/19 rate).
The Scholarship element of the GTA may vary from a few hundred pounds up to a combined salary and maintenance grant equalling the full UK Research Council rate of £15,009 (rate for 2019/20) plus tuition fees at the home/EU rate.Some Academic Schools offer scholarships in the form of Graduate Teaching Assistantships (GTAs) whereby postgraduate research students receive financial support in return for teaching.Students engaged as Graduate Teaching Assistants hold a unique position in the University; they are both registered students in receipt of a scholarship and employees of the University.  As such they hold two mutually dependent agreements with the University of Kent and are required to abide by the terms and conditions of both agreements, as well as having the opportunity to enjoy the privileges afforded them in each scheme.
Terms and Conditions along with the Conditions of Service can be found at: https://www.kent.ac.uk/scholarships/postgraduate/terms-and-conditions.html

Graduate Teaching Assistantships Scheme
GTAs are awards which offer a combined salary and maintenance grant.  The amount of the GTA depends on the terms and conditions of the agreement.

Criteria

Candidates must hold a good Honours degree (First or 2:1) or a Master’s degree (merit or distinction) in a relevant subject or equivalent.
The scholarship competition is open to all new postgraduate research applicants, applying for September 2019 entry.
Current Kent research students are not eligible for this scholarship.
UK, EU and overseas fee paying students are invited to apply. Please note that overseas students must have the appropriate documentation to evidence eligibility to work in the UK. Further information can be found at: http://www.kent.ac.uk/human-resources/immigration/right-to-work/acceptable-documents.html 

How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a formal application for postgraduate research study at the University of Kent at http://www.kent.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/apply/index.html.
Enquire with a CV and cover letter directly to: n.kad@kent.ac.uk or J.R.Hiscock@kent.ac.uk


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